Dance New Amsterdam on the Brink of Eviction : Slideshow

Friday, August 20, 2010

Dancers fight to save Dance New Amsterdam's downtown studio space by dancing on the steps of City Hall.

Choreographer Oliver Steele leads hundreds of dancers in a protest on the steps of City Hall in July.

The exterior of Dance New Amsterdam's current studio space, located at 280 Broadway at Chambers Street.
Elle Chyun

The exterior of Dance New Amsterdam's current studio space, located at 280 Broadway at Chambers Street.

Dance New Amsterdam's spacious lobby.
Mark Stephen Kornbluth

Dance New Amsterdam's spacious lobby.

Dance New Amsterdam's bright, sunny space featuring floor to ceiling windows.

Dance New Amsterdam has six naturally lit studios, including this bright, sunny space featuring floor to ceiling windows.

Here, dancers are taking advantage of the ample space at Dance New Amsterdam's current home.

Here, dancers are taking advantage of the ample space at Dance New Amsterdam's current home.

Dance New Amsterdam performs Laura Peterson's
Elle Chyun

Dance New Amsterdam performs Laura Peterson's "Forever."